Parse and transform docblocks from your codebase into nice markdown files with ease.
Switch branches/tags
Nothing to show
Clone or download
Fetching latest commit…
Cannot retrieve the latest commit at this time.
Failed to load latest commit information.

Coffeekraken Docblock to Markdown

This package gives you the ability to parse a file of any languages and return a markdown version of it.

Table of content

  1. Install
  2. Get Started
  3. Configuration
  4. CLI
  5. Contribute
  6. Who are Coffeekraken?
  7. Licence


npm install git+ssh:// --save-dev

Get Started

First, require the package in your javascript node file like so:

const docblockParserToMarkdown = require('docblock-to-markdown');
// parse files
// parse string
const markdown = docblockParserToMarkdown(config).stringToMarkdown(stringToParse);


Here's the configuration available for this package

config = {
	// destination folder in case of files transforming
	destination : 'doc',
	// Part of each files path to remove before saving to destination
	removePath : '',
	// coffeekraken-docblock-parser configuration object
	docblockParser : {},
	// coffeekraken-docblock-to-markdown configuration object
	docblockJsonToMarkdown : {}

coffeekraken-docblock-parser : Docblock parser package coffeekraken-docblock-to-markdown : Docblock JSON to markdown package


You can process your files through an small CLI like so:

Transform files

coffeekraken-docblock-to-markdown -f 'js/**/*.js' -d doc


  • -f (--files) : Files to process (glob pattern)
  • -s (--string) : String to process
  • -d (--destination) : Destination folder in case of files transforming
  • -c (--config) : Js config file to load
  • --remove-path : Part of each files path to remove before saving to destination


This is an open source project and will ever be! You are more that welcomed to contribute to his development and make it more awesome every day. To do so, you have several possibilities:

  1. Share the love ❤️
  2. Declare issues
  3. Fix issues
  4. Add features
  5. Build web component

Who are Coffeekraken

We try to be some cool guys that build some cool tools to make our (and yours hopefully) every day life better.

More on who we are


The code is available under the MIT license. This mean that you can use, modify, or do whatever you want with it. This mean also that it is shipped to you for free, so don't be a hater and if you find some issues, etc... feel free to contribute instead of sharing your frustrations on social networks like an asshole...